Rio Blanco Fairgrounds - Food Bank of the Rockies

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Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides a mobile food pantry in communities where more food assistance is needed. There are no eligibility requirement or restrictions to receive assistance. Clients should bring their own boxes or bags to take food home in. Food is provided on a first come, first served basis.

This site also offers The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) to low income Colorado residents receiving some form of public assistance.
LocationRio Blanco County
Geographic AreaAdams, Arapahoe, Clear Creek, Delta, Denver, Douglas, Eagle, Elbert, Garfield, Gilpin, Grand, Jackson, Jefferson, Kit Carson, Lake, Lincoln, Logan, Mesa, Moffat, Montrose, Morgan, Park, Phillips, Pitkin, Rio Blanco, Routt, Sedgwick, Summit, Washington, Yuma counties
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureWalk-up for service. Food is distributed on a first come, first served basis.
Intake RequirementsFor TEFAP clients, the following are required:
- Photo ID
- Proof of address
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityFor TEFAP individuals must be receiving public assistance or have a gross monthly income that does not exceed 185% of the Federal Poverty Level; no restrictions applied to access the mobile food pantry.
Hours of Operation4th Thursday, 11 a.m. (Food Distribution Begins)
Contact Information
Contact's Phone(970) 464-1138 (Western Slope Location)
Physical Site Address 1779 Sulphur Creek Rd
Physical Site City, State, ZipMeeker, CO 81641
Main Phone(303) 371-9250 (Food Bank of the Rockies)
Hotline Phone1-877-460-8504 (Toll-Free)
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Food Bank of the Rockies (FBR)
This Program: Rio Blanco Fairgrounds - Food Bank of the Rockies
Affiliated Services: Mobile Food Pantry and TEFAP Site (Rio Blanco Fairgrounds) - Food Bank of the Rockies